Stages & Ages - Teens & Beyond
March 31: Take Down Tobacco Day
Organizations across the country and the world are participating in Take Down Tobacco Day on Mar 31, 2023. Organized by Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids’, this
Phenomenal Mentor Highlight: Big Brothers Big Sisters Recognizes Celine Roulet
Phenomenal Mentor Highlight: Big Brothers Big Sisters Recognizes Celine Roulet – Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Central Ohio wants to cast the spotlight on
Marks In The Sand
Hi Mommas, I’m momfessing again. How y’all doin? It’s hard to believe that we are in the 3rd month of a new year. Let me
Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Central Ohio Awarded Grant from Williams Company Inc.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Central Ohio Awarded Grant from Williams Company Inc. – Williams Company Inc. has awarded a grant to the Big
Tuscarawas County News: Total Number of Traffic Crashes Are Up Almost 2 Percent
Tuscarawas County News: Total Number of Traffic Crashes Are Up Almost 2 Percent – In one short year, the stats released from the Ohio State
Talk to My Teen? But What Do I Say?
Talking to your preteen or teen about alcohol can be uncomfortable or awkward, but knowing what to say and how to say it will help.
Lead the Way: Finding Ways for Teens of All Personalities to Build Leadership Skills
Traditional thinking lends itself to unhelpful stereotypes that can limit kids as they grow into young adults. We often see leaders as extroverts, or think
Talk to Your Kids About the Risks of Alcohol
Did you know that kids who drink alcohol are more likely to be victims of a violent crime, more at risk for traffic crashes, and
Moms Are Raving About These Picture Frames to Display and Store Artwork!
Moms Are Raving About These Picture Frames to Display and Store Artwork! – We can all say goodbye to fighting over space on the fridge
National Nutrition Month: Fuel for the Future
National Nutrition Month: Fuel for the Future – March is National Nutrition Month and we’re gearing up to educate everyone on nutrition, so we can
Five Activities You Can Do To Bond With Your Foster Children
Five Activities You Can Do To Bond With Your Foster Children – One of the top things you can do to help support your foster
Keep Them Moving: A Strong Link between Children’s Mental and Physical Health
A holistic approach is crucial for healthy, happy children. Regular exercise and activity can not only improve a child’s physical health, it can support their
COVID-19 & Updated Boosters Guidelines For Children
COVID-19 & Updated Boosters Guidelines For Children – COVID-19 updated boosters are now safely available for kids 6 months of age and up! It’s important
ChatGPT: If Your Kids Don’t Know About This, They Will Soon
ChatGPT, an AI chatbot powered by Open AI is causing a stir in academia. This new technology has the potential to upend how educators teach
Healthy Routines Build Healthy Families: How small daily changes can add up to big benefits
Routine doesn’t necessarily mean boring. With all of the chaos of life, dependable family routines can create stability for everyone in the household that leads
Kent State Tuscarawas to Host Parent Night!
(New Philadelphia, OH) – On Tuesday, March 7 Kent State Tuscarawas will host Parent Night from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Science and Advanced Technology
Quit Smoking! What to Expect
It can be difficult to kick the habit, but knowing what to expect when you stop smoking may ease the withdrawal challenges and transitions.
Childhood Vaccination 101: Learn About Childhood Vaccines & Get Answers to Common Questions
Childhood Vaccination 101: Learn About Childhood Vaccines & Get Answers to Common Questions – Did you know an average of 1,000 children per year become
Social Media Consent: Ohio’s Proposed Law Seeks to Mitigate Negative Social Media Impacts on Kids
Governor Mike Dewine’s 2023-2024 executive budget includes a proposal to require certain online companies to obtain verified parental consent before permitting kids ages 16 and
Making Valentine’s Day Sweeter for Our Kids with a Valentine’s Day Scavenger Hunt!
Making Valentine’s Day Sweeter for Our Kids with a Valentine’s Day Scavenger Hunt! – Every year, we make an effort to make our kids’ Valentine’s
Let Them Sleep: Sleep is the Foundation for Physical, Emotional, and Mental Health in Children
Are they eating enough vegetables? Drinking their milk? Getting fresh air and exercise? Reading enough words? After a busy day of nourishing our children’s bodies
Sleepover Bans: Helicopter Parenting or Good Sense?
Recent viral Tiktok videos have ignited a vigorous parenting debate: Do I allow my child to participate in sleepovers? Advocates of sleepovers argue they are
Instilling Healthy Eating Habits Now Builds Strong Foundations for the Future
It’s never too late OR too early to instill healthy eating habits in our kids. While this can be an intimidating task for some, the
Tuscarawas County YMCA Invites Families to Nerf Wars
Tuscarawas County YMCA Invites Families to Nerf Wars – Family nights at the Tuscarawas County YMCA blast off with Nerf Wars! Find out the details
Ohio Department of Health Releases “Tips from a Former Smoker” Media Campaign
Ohio Department of Health Releases “Tips from a Former Smoker” Media Campaign – The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) has launched its first tobacco cessation
Parents in the US had alarmingly high rates of anxiety and depression during the COVID-19 pandemic
And that has a direct effect on kids… The mental health of parents and children are often intertwined. This article is being republished on Newsymom.com
Here’s How HPV Vaccination Prevents Cervical Cancer
Here’s How HPV Vaccination Prevents Cervical Cancer – Did you know that HPV causes almost all forms of cervical cancer? There’s a reason that HPV
What Does a Day in the Life of a Childcare Provider Look Like?
What Does a Day in the Life of a Childcare Provider Look Like? – You might’ve been thinking of a career change, and childcare is
🎓 Calling All Seniors With A Talent for Art!
(Tuscarawas County, OH ) – Juvenile Court Judge Adam W. Wilgus is holding the Second Annual Art Scholarship Contest for graduating seniors in the area!
Improve Your Eating Habits for 2023 With These Tips
Improve Your Eating Habits for 2023 With These Tips – If your New Year’s Resolution is healthier eating, we’ve got you covered! Our friends at
Ohio (Finally) Bans Sex Offenders From Working With Children
Ohio (Finally) Bans Sex Offenders From Working With Children – In Ohio, there was a loophole that allowed sex offenders to work or open businesses
Campbell Creek Pretzels Offers After School Special for All Kids!
Campbell Creek Pretzels Offers After School Special for All Kids! – If you like deals, this is one that will make you say, “CHEESE!” Check
3 Reasons Why It’s Important to Encourage Childhood Vaccinations
3 Reasons Why It’s Important to Encourage Childhood Vaccinations – In the 2020-2021 school year, there was over a one percent decline in the rate
Setting Goals for a Healthy New Year
Setting Goals for a Healthy New Year – With six in ten adults having a chronic disease, the best way to ring in the new
Four Reasons You Should Be a Childcare Provider from Your Home
Four Reasons You Should Be a Childcare Provider from Your Home – Ring in the new year with a career change! You could be your
Understanding dishonesty in children – when, how and why do kids lie?
It takes a lot of self-control not to peek. When asked if they peeked at a toy, 40% of children falsely confessed to peeking, even
Coping with Holiday Stress & SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)
Coping with Holiday Stress & SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) – Sometimes, the holidays bring about feelings of joy, celebration, and warmth! Other moments, it can
8 Christmas Activities To Do With Your Family When You’re Snowed In
8 Christmas Activities To Do With Your Family When You’re Snowed In – An impending winter storm is brewing, likely hitting Ohio this weekend! What
Bill to require schools to provide age-appropriate sexual abuse prevention education passes the Ohio House
Erin’s Law, originally in House Bill 105, was inserted into Senate Bill 288, which is a criminal justice bill. The change was made Thursday, December
How To Prepare Your Car for Winter
How To Prepare Your Car for Winter – The most dangerous driving season is coming upon us, so it’s time to learn about how to
Five Major Challenges New Foster Parents Experience
Five Major Challenges New Foster Parents Experience – For those who have been thinking about becoming a foster parent, the road you’ll take isn’t easy.
Write a Letter to Santa or Adopt a Family This Christmas via USPS Operation Santa (One Day Left!)
Write a Letter to Santa or Adopt a Family This Christmas via USPS Operation Santa – It’s the holiday season, and if your kids haven’t
Marijuana, What to know
Know the Risks of Marijuana
What Is Step Up To Quality (SUTQ)?
What Is Step Up To Quality (SUTQ)? – When looking for childcare for your little ones, Ohio uses a system called Step Up To Quality
Car Seat Safety Tips For Your Family’s Holiday Travels
Car Seat Safety Tips For Your Family’s Holiday Travels – Did you know bulky clothing like winter coats and snowsuits shouldn’t be worn under your
Have a Sensory-Friendly Holiday at the Cincinnati Zoo!
(Cincinnati, OH) – This year, the Cincinnati Zoo is offering sensory-friendly Santa visits for children with sensory sensitivities.
Brush Up On Your Parenting Education With These New Tricks!
Brush Up On Your Parenting Education With These New Tricks! – Parenting is hard enough, but COAD4Kids – New Philadelphia has all the tools you
Holiday Safety Tips to Keep Your Family Jolly This Season!
Holiday Safety Tips to Keep Your Family Jolly This Season! – The holidays tend to take place during unsavory conditions. Between illnesses like the cold
Earn Your Child Development Associate…And Get Paid for It!
Earn Your Child Development Associate…And Get Paid for It! — You could be getting paid for a new career in childhood development. Our partners at
Does Your Kid’s Breath Smell Fruity?
Does Your Kid’s Breath Smell Fruity? – Fruity-smelling breath can be a symptom of Type 1 Diabetes in kids! It’s National Diabetes Awareness Month, and